Bhubaneswar (SunstarTV Bureau): The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has informed that to introduce MEMU train between Bhubaneswar-Keonjhar and Angul-Puri. Meanwhile it has been decided the service between Bhubaneswar-Keonjhar will commence on March 30 and Angul-Puri MEMU train will start running from April 5.
Besides, the ECoR has decided to extend Visakhapatnam-Jagadalpur-Visakhapatnam special train up to Kirandul from April 1, 2021.
As per the schedule announced by the ECoR, Bhubaneswar-Kendujhargarh MEMU from Bhubaneswar will leave at 4. 35 pm from March 30 and reach at Kendujhargarh at 9. 35 pm. In the return direction, 68425 Kendujhargarh-Bhubaneswar MEMU from Kendujhargarh will leave at 6.30 am on March 31 and arrive at Bhubaneswar at 11.05 am.
Similarly, Puri-Angul MEMU from Puri will leave at 4. 45 pm on April 5, 2021 and reach Angul at 9.30 pm. In the return direction, 68421 Angul-Puri MEMU from Angul will leave at 5.45 am on April 6 and arrive at Puri at 10.20 am.
The ECoR also announced special train from Puri to Hatia, Sambalpur and Paradeep.
Puri-Hatia Special will run from Puri w.e.f. 1st April, 2021 and 08451 Hatia-Puri Special will leave from Hatia w.e.f. 2nd April, 2021 till further advice. This tyrain will leave Puri at 2030hrs and will reach at Hatia at 1045hrs on the following days. In the return direction, this train from Hatia will leave at 1600hrs and will arrive at Puri at 0610hrs on next day’s having stoppages at Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Talcher, Angul, Sambalpur, Jharsuguda, Bamra, Rajgangpur, Rourkela, Orga, Bano, Govindpur Road between Puri and Hatia from both the directions.
Sambalpur-Puri-Sambalpur Special will run w.e.f. 3rd April, 2021 till further advice. This train will leave Sambalpur at 0600hrs and will arrive at Puri at 1250hrs. In the return direction this train will leave Puri at 1545hrs and will arrive at Sambalpur at 2210hrs having stoppages at Jujumura, Rairakhol, Bamur, Boinda, Jarapada, Angul, Talcher Road, Meramandali, Dhenkanal, Naraj Marthapur, Mancheswar, Bhubaneswar and Khurda Road between Sambalpur & Puri from both the directions.
Puri-Paradeep-Puri Special will run w.e.f.7th April, 2021 till further advice. This train will leave Puri at 0615hrs and will reach at Paradeep at 1015hrs. In the return direction, this train will leave Paradeep at 1800hrs and will arrive at Puri at 2210 hrs having stoppages at Sakhigopal, Delang, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Kandarpur, Raghunathpur, Gorakhnath, Rahama and Badabandha between Puri & Paradeep from both the directions.
08516 Visakhapatnam-Jagadalpur Special from Visakhapatnam will leave at 0645hrs w.e.f. 1st April, 2021 and will reach at Kirandul at 2045hrs. In the return direction, 08515 Kirandul-Visakhapatnam Special from Kirandul will leave at 0600hrs w.e.f. 2nd April, 2021 and will arrive at Visakhapatnam at 2020hrs.